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Class Schedules

$20 off ASA 101
$100 deposit locks in the reduced rate of $273.30
until you are ready to schedule the class.

$40 off Combo Course
$200 deposit locks in the reduced rate of $632.48
until you are ready to schedule the class

  • Basic Keelboat - ASA 101 has  space available every weekend including
  • March 24-25.

  • Only $293.30.  Free charter and mentor session included.


  • Combo Classes

  • The Easter weekend Combo (March 30-April 1) has space for one person or a couple.        April 1 is Easter.

    We have space for 1 person or a couple in the April 6-8 Combo class

    Combo class for March 23-25 is full.

    Space available every weekend after.

  •  $632.48 inclusive of all expenses except food.
  • $200 Deposit locks in reduced rate until you are ready to schedule
    Usually $672.48

Classes are taught year around

  • Next 105 (2 day Fast Track Navigation course is March 24-25.  Only $350  
  • 0 spaces left
  • We are enrolling people on a standby basis in case anyone cancels

    A Note regarding weather.  Our experience over 20 years is that the forecast is much more accurate from a local tv station such as or the government's
    Galveston Bay Marine Forecast for zip code 77565. and similar sites are for a too broad an area to be as accurate.
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    ASA 101 - Basic Keelboat     Learn how to Sail
    We offer the Basic Keelboat Course every weekend year round. You can enroll in a class with as little as two days notice. Weekday and private lessons can be arranged. We are here to make it easy and affordable for you to enter the world of sailing. Ask about our private Mentor sessions for only $250.00.

    ASA 103 and 104 Combo (Basic Coastal Cruising and Bareboat Chartering)

    We offer the Combo course every weekend except when it falls on Christmas. It is recommended you book this class at least 2 weeks in advance. We do about 50 Combo courses every year so advance booking will help ensure you are able to reserve a specific weekend. This class normally is Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. 

    ASA 105 - Coastal Navigation Classroom Course
    This course is being taught this weekend. The next scheduled class is March 24-25, 2018.
     1 Space left.

    This class is offered once each quarter.  Space is limited to eight students so early booking is recommended

    ASA 106 - Advanced Coastal Cruising Course
    Next scheduled class is Spring, 2018 unless you have your own group sooner. .

    Call us at 281.334.4179 to book any of the above classes.

    ASA Instructor Qualification Clinic:
    Next clinic: March 17, 2018
    Would you like to become an ASA Instructor? Bay Area Sailing School is in need of more instructors. We require our instructors to be experienced, easy going, and to enjoy passing the joy of sailing to new sailors.  Go to, go to the "Instructor" tab and go to clinic schedule in the drop down box to get details of the schedule in Kemah.  All enrollments are done directly with ASA.  We are here to answer any questions you may have.